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Sonny's BBQ

1001 Saint Patricks Dr, Perry, GA 31069-2144
+1 478-218-2100
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“sliced pork” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Barbecue
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1001 Saint Patricks Dr, Perry, GA 31069-2144
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying, we love Sonny's, My Husband and I decided to stop at this Sonny's for dinner, and we will never go there again, the restrooms were horrible and filthy, the food was cold, even had a bone in our whole hog...More

Thank Katrinal1925
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I knew something was amiss when we arrived for dinner at 6:00 on a Friday and the place was practically empty. We ordered and when the food arrived we all thought "really?!?!". The portions were extremely small, like the pieces of chicken were tiny, only...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We enjoyed our roadside stop here as expected. I would recommend and more thorough cleaning, it seemed a little sub-par for Sonny's. However, the food was good and there is no reason not to eat here.

Thank Radrev
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Have eaten at many Sonnys and the food is always very good. Only problem with this location was the dirty bath rooms, both, and this store looks very tired. Could use some TLC.

Thank Charles G
SonnysBBQ, Public Relations Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thank you for reachin’ out, Charles G. We appreciate you takin' the time to leave your feedback and will be sure to pass this along to our team. Hope to be seein' you again soon!

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

After a long, 500-mile drive through crazy rain and wind, we were ready for a relaxing meal when we stopped for the night in Perry, GA. Sonny's BBQ hit the spot. Great salad bar and service. Food was good but my wife's pulled pork plate...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Sonny's about three years ago for a great meal and the hubby suggested we stop for dinner on our travels back home. We should have known better when there were just a few cars in the parking lot. This place looked like...More

1  Thank Julie B
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for bringin’ this to our attention, Julie B. Please email Social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details of your experience, along with your phone number and the location you were at. We appreciate your feedback, and hope you’ll give us another chance!

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We order our food and it came out cold we got the service attention and notified her about the cold full without Sarah she was excellent and the food was horrible They did not leave the food in the microwave long enough LOL you think...More

1  Thank smiley3301
SonnysBBQ, Digital Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2017

Thank you for bringin’ this to our attention, smiley3301. We're glad to hear Sarah took good care of you. However, we’re sorry to hear you may not have had the best experience with us. Please email social@SonnysBBQ.com with the details of your experience, along with...More

Reviewed 8 February 2017

Great BBQ and very convenient location to the interstate and Motel 6 (just across the street from Motel 6). Employees are very friendly and go out of their way to be sure everything is perfect.

Thank ronald d
SonnysBBQ, General Manager at Sonny's BBQ, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Thanks, Ron! We’re glad to hear you enjoyed your visit, and we can’t wait to see you again for your next visit.

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Driving home from FL, we kept seeing signs for Sonny's BBQ. I wanted to go there simply because my son's name is Sonny and we can never find anything with his name on it. After going and eating there I was so glad we did!...More

Thank jjbml67
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Eating at Sonny's is always a treat because living in Indiana, we are very far from any location. It's a bit pricey for a sandwich, side and drink, but the sweet tea is great. We get sent off with gigantic to-go cups of sweet tea,...More

Thank SueBee46530
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Saint Patricks Dr, Perry, GA 31069-2144
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Perry
  • Phone Number: +1 478-218-2100
  • E-mail
In 1968, we were just a local BBQ joint in Gainesville, Florida. Today, we're still a local BBQ joint. We just happen to be in a few more locations. But we still do things the same way Floyd "Sonny" Tillman and his wife, Lucille, did back then. We still slow-smoke over oak for up to 12 hours at a time. We still serve generous portions. And we still believe people should be able to go out to eat and feel right at home.
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